Former President Donald Trump appeared to express regret Friday that he ever hosted Mark Zuckerberg at the White House for dinner after Facebook announced the former president would be suspended for two more years.
“Next time I’m in the White House there will be no more dinners, at his request, with Mark Zuckerberg and his wife,” Trump wrote in a statement sent to reporters. “It will be all business!”
The former president’s statement immediately sparked curiosity from reporters who wondered if his statement confirmed that he planned to run again in 2024.
Trump issued his statement after Facebook announced its decision to ban him for two more years.
Facebook detailed a new set of rules to govern public officials on their platform, warning that Trump posed a “serious risk to public safety.”
“Given the gravity of the circumstances that led to Mr. Trump’s suspension, we believe his actions